Category Archives: Squatting

Germany: ‘In Spite Of Their Separation’ – call for action & solidarity from #Rigaer94

Received on 03.02.17: We are writing to you from the threatened houseproject Rigaer 94 in one of Berlins once notorious squatting neighbourhoods. Our contexts might be worlds apart or really close but the reality we lived last year bears the … Continue reading

Posted in autonomous spaces, Berlin, Direct Action, Germany, International Solidarity, Kadterschmiede, R94, Rigaer 94, Squatting

Greece: Two comrades from Spain on trial following the eviction of a squat for refugees

Itziar and Iñaki, Zabaldi’s internationalist militants, were arrested in the eviction of a space occupied by migrants and Greeks in Thessaloniki. The police operation resulted in three evictions and several detainees, some of whom have already been tried. These two … Continue reading

Posted in Greece, Iñaki, International Solidarity, Itziar, Refugee Housing Squats, Refugee Solidarity Movement, Refugee Struggle, Refugees, Spain, Squatting, Thessaloniki, Zabaldi

Athens, Greece: Report-back from Demonstration in Exarcheia (January 14th)

On Saturday evening, January 14th 2017, some fifty people participated in the demonstration on the streets of Exarcheia called by the anarchist squat Themistokleous 58 on the occasion of completion of one year of the project. The demonstration’s banner read … Continue reading

Posted in Antifa, Athens, Banners, Direct Action, Exarcheia, Greece, Shahzad Luqman, Squatting, Themistokleous 58 Squat

Netherlands: De Vloek eviction – verdict claiming 30.030,35 euros in damages

On the 21st of December 2016 the court in The Hague sentenced ten people who were arrested during the eviction De Vloek free space to pay 30.030.35 in damages to the city council. De Vloek, after being squatted for 13 … Continue reading

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Spain: Month of Solidarity and Struggle for Okupation (squatting) Nov 19-Dec 19

We understand okupation (squatting) as a tool of struggle whose main purpose is far from the idea of shaping recreational places. It is a strategy to fight, theoretically and practically, against property as a key pillar of capitalist democracy. Okupation (squatting) … Continue reading

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Greece: We Will Defend Housing Squats

WE WILL DEFEND HOUSING SQUATS The evacuation of squats in Thessaloniki by police, the mass arrests of comrades, the demolition of the Orfanotrofeio (orphanage) building, as well as the organized smear campaign against solidarity to refugees, leave no doubt that: … Continue reading

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Narrm / Melbourne: Attempt to evict homeless family successfully resisted

02.08.16: For the second time in as many days victoria police have attempted to illegally enter the home of a formally homeless family now residing in one of over a dozen formally empty state government owned houses acquired for the … Continue reading

Posted in #EWLinkHouses, Australia, Direct Action, Homeless Resistance, Housing Struggle, Melbourne, Narrm, Squatting | 2 Comments